TITLE

The Economic Value of Renewable Resources: Intrinsic, Extrinsic and External

AUTHOR(S)
Bodell, Tanya
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Electric Light & Power;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the economic value of renewable resources in the U.S., focusing on intrinsic, extrinsic, and external values. It highlights several critical factors including air emissions, the production of power using fossil fuels, and the electricity market prices. Differences in the economic value of renewable resources and available alternatives are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
59999532

 

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